Kotakethana double homicide case to be heard daily.

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 - 19:06


The brother of Godakawela Pradeshiya Sabha member and his wife accused of a double murder in Kotakethana, Kahawatta were indited today at the Ratnapura High Courts.


High Court judge Mohan Seneviratne also ordered to take the case for hearing on a daily basis starting from the 30th of September.


Godakawela Pradeshiya Sabha member L.H. Dharmasiri was also arrested in connection with the murder that took place on the 31st of January last year.


Later, the PS member Dharmasiri was released on recommendations submitted by the Attorney General.


Two children of one of the victims were present in court to give evidence when the case was taken for hearing today.


High Court Judge Mohan Seneviratna informed to cancel the personal bonds of the suspects and remand them until the case is over as there are instances for them to intimidate the witnesses.